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LOTUS: Only NSA can listen, so that's OK

Only NSA can listen, so that's OK

Duncan Campbell 01.06.99

Export version of Lotus Notes provides trapdoor for NSA.

Giant US software manufacturer Lotus has been trying to cover up how they have installed an NSA-only trapdoor into e-mail and conference systems used by many European governments, including the German Ministry of Defence, the French Ministry of Education and Research and the Ministry of Education in Latvia.